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Mark Seymour - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mark Seymour, Custard, Jordie Lane Hit Between The Bays Fest

Mark Seymour, Custard, Jordie Lane, The Ooga Boogas and more hit the Mornington Peninsula’s Between The Bays festival.

January 11, 2012
Lana Del Rey, music news,
British Prime Minister David Cameron Loves Hipster Music

British PM David Cameron claims to be a fan of Lana Del Rey and Band Of Horses, and says his kids have awful taste.

January 11, 2012
Leonard Cohen, Noise11, Photo
Darkness Leonard Cohen’s First Old Idea

Leonard Cohen has revealed his new spoken word song (get it? They’re all spoken word!) off his upcoming album Old Ideas.

January 11, 2012
Dirty Three
WOMADelaide Announces 2012 Lineup

WOMADelaide, the world music festival that takes over the South Australian capitol each year has revealed a stellar lineup for 2012.

January 11, 2012
TwitBits: Kylie, Q-Tip, Ke$ha, B.o.B. And More
TwitBits: Kylie, Q-Tip, Ke$ha, B.o.B. And More

Kylie employs Perez Hilton, Q-Tip gets ultra-smooth, a photo of a shaved Ke$ha, B.oB. doesn’t trust blimps, and heaps more.

January 11, 2012
Jason Donovan
Jason Donovan Announces New Album

Former Neighbours star Jason Donovan has announced the release of his sixth studio album.

January 11, 2012
Sam Kekovich and Melissa Tzautz Barbie Girl
Sam Kekovich Helps Melissa Tkautz Become A Barbie Girl

Australian sports commentator Sam Kekovich has reinvented former pop star Melissa Tzautz as the new Barbie Girl.

January 11, 2012
The Panda Band
The Panda Band Split

The Panda Band from Perth have split after seven years and two albums.

January 11, 2012
Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Wants Respect, Not “Sex, Drugs And Swearing”

In an illuminating new interview, Justin Bieber says he’s looking for respect, not sex and drugs.

January 11, 2012
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Matt Corby May Equal Washington’s Corner Hotel Record

Matt Corby announces his fifth Corner Hotel show, which, if it sells out, will equal Washington’s record.

January 11, 2012
Bryan Ferry
Bryan Ferry Marries 29 Year Old Bride

66-year old Bryan Ferry has a brand new 29-year old bride.

January 11, 2012
Engelbert Humperdinck - image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Adele Songwriter Delivers New Song To Engelbert Humperdinck

Engelbert Humperdinck will have a brand new song from Adele’s songwriter Dan Wilson (Someone Like You) on his next album.

January 11, 2012
Diplo's 128 Beats Per Minute book.
Diplo To Release Coffee Table Book

Superstar producer Diplo (MIA, Major Lazer) prepares a music and culture coffee table book.

January 11, 2012
Morning Of The Earth
New Morning Of The Earth Footage To Screen At Live Show

With the first of the Morning Of The Earth tour just over a week away, director Albe Falzon will include new footage from the movie at the shows.

January 11, 2012
Walk Off The Earth Gotye Cover Clocks Up Another 3m Views

Canadian act Walk Off The Earth’s cover of Gotye featuring Kimbra’s ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’ clocked up over 3 million more views yesterday bringing the total at press time to 10,208,921.

January 11, 2012
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VIDEO: The Van Halen ‘Tattoo’ Video Is Here Now

Van Halen have released the official video for the new single ‘Tattoo’.

January 10, 2012
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
Beyonce and Jay-Z Issue Joint Statement About Baby Blue Ivy

Beyonce and husband Jay-Z have released a statement following the birth of their first child, daughter Blue Ivy Carter.

January 10, 2012
Ted Nugent, music news
Ted Nugent To Release His Own Branded Bullets

The Motor City Madman Ted Nugent will soon have his own branded bullets.

January 10, 2012
The Doors LA Woman
LISTEN: The Doors ‘She Smells So Nice’ Previously Unreleased

Here is your first listen to a previously unreleased song from The Doors.

January 10, 2012
Four Year Strong
Four Years Strong Announce Sidewaves

Pop punk upstarts Four Years Strong bring I Am The Avalanche, Fireworks and Conditions for Soundwave sideshows.

January 10, 2012
David Foster
David Foster To Head Verve Music Group

Renowned Producer, composter and performer David Foster will head up Universal Music’s Verve Music Group.

January 10, 2012
Wagons at SXSW. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Henry Wagons Calls Bob Dylan A Cheeky Bastard

Melbourne singer/songwriter Henry Wagons has called Bob Dylan “a cheeky bastard”.

January 10, 2012
Pulp image photo
Pulp Offer Cryptic Return To The Spotlight

After Pulp’s hugely successful tour during 2011, many fans wondered if it would be the last time, but with the Coachella announcement it looks like the band is gearing up for a busy 2012.

January 10, 2012
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TwitBits: Bieber, 50 Cent, Roseanne Cash, Girl Talk And More

Justin Bieber hits the studio, 50 Cent gets bitchy about Blue Ivy Carter, Roseanne Cash discovers the exact date of her menarche, Girl Talk is sneaky, and heaps more.

January 10, 2012
Adriano Ox Tiatto
The Cherry Bar To Host Benefit For Adriano Ox Tiatto

This just in from James Young at the Cherry Bar in Melbourne.

January 10, 2012
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Snoop Dogg Busted With Weed In Texas

Snoop Dogg has been arrested over the weekend for possessing less than half an ounce of marijuana.

January 10, 2012
Van Halen 2012
LISTEN: Van Halen Release 90 Second Sampler of New Song

Van Halen have placed a 90 second sampler of their new single ‘Tattoo’ on iTunes.

January 10, 2012
Meporter And Meporter Partner For Citizen Journalists has teamed up with Arlington, Virginia based technology company Meporter to allow anyone with an iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or Android Phone to become a music reporter.

January 10, 2012
Sisters of Mercy
Sisters of Mercy Announce Single Headline Show

Melbourne Goths rejoice, the Sisters of Mercy are playing their only Australian headline show at the Corner Hotel this February!

January 10, 2012
AC/DC Can I Sit Next To You Girl
Debut AC/DC Single Sells For $1225 On eBay

One AC/DC fan has paid $1225 a copy of ‘Can I Sit Next To You Girl’, the debut single from AC/DC.

January 10, 2012